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The Darling

ISBN13: 9780792733386
ISBN: 079273338X
List Price: $34.95
Publisher: Chivers Sound Library
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Average Goodreads rating: 3.79/5

"The Darling" is Hannah Musgrave s story, told emotionally and convincingly years later by Hannah herself. A political radical and member of the Weather Underground, Hannah has fled America to West Africa, where she and her Liberian husband become friends and colleagues of Charles Taylor, the notorious warlord and now ex-president of Liberia. When Taylor leaves for the United States in an effort to escape embezzlement charges, he s immediately placed in prison. Hannah s encounter with Taylor in America ultimately triggers a series of events whose momentum catches Hannah s family in its grip and forces her to make a heartrending choice."